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Description: 36 and 38, Carlton Road
Date Listed: 1 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 241247
OS Grid Reference: SK5863479511
OS Grid Coordinates: 458634, 379511
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3093, -1.1215
SK 57 NE WORKSOP CARLTON ROAD
3/40 Nos.36 and 38
Council offices. c.1900. Edwardian Baroque style. Ashlar and
brick, with Westmorland slate roof. Ashlar dressings, moulded
first floor band, dentillated eaves, moulded balustrade and
parapet. 2 coped gables, single panelled gable stack. Double
range, L-plan, 2 storeys plus attics, 4 unequal bays. Balanced
facade has central round headed carriage entry with pair of
ornate wrought iron gates and pair of flanking engaged Doric
columns with Ionic capitals; projecting keystone forming bracket
to oriel window above. Flanked by single 2 storey bow fronted
bay windows, each with mullioned and transomed leaded windows.
Beyond, to left, half glazed door with moulded architrave,
overlight, frieze and segmental pediment; beyond to right,
panelled flanking pilaster. Above central oriel bow window with
cross-transomed leaded light, set in recessed panel with banded
flanking pilasters and dentillated head. Flanked by single 3
light mullioned and transomed leaded lights, and beyond, to left,
transomed leaded casement with dentillated segmental pediment;
beyond, to right, ashlar impost with brick corbel and above,
small lunette. Above again, central bay has frieze inscribed
'Council Offices' and above, single stage tower with canted
corners and flanking Doric colonettes, with 3 oval leaded lights
flanked by swags. Above, entablaturewith deep dentillated
cornice, and above again, ribbed copper square dome withturned
finial. On each side, behind balustrade, a single flat roofed 3
light dormer. Right gable wall has full height, 12 light
mullioned and transomed window.
Listing NGR: SK5863479511
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Source: English Heritage
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